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Getting Here

Fairmont Vancouver Airport can be accessed in-terminal at YVR, above the US Departures terminal.

If you require further assistance, please contact us at 604-207-5200.

  • After collecting your luggage from the carousel, go up the escalators one level to Domestic Departures.
  • At the top of the escalator turn right and follow the signs towards International Terminal Departures.
  • Continue past the food court and through the USA departures hall.
  • Access to Fairmont Vancouver Airport is on the right hand side via our stairs, escalator or elevator.
  • After exiting the International Arrivals area, take the elevator up to Level 3 – Departures Level.
  • Exit the elevator, turn right and continue towards USA Departures.
  • Continue through the USA departures hall.
  • Access to Fairmont Vancouver Airport is on the right hand side via our stairs, escalator or elevator.

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  • Fairmont Vancouver Airport is located across from the Canada Line station, a light rapid transit system that operates throughout greater Vancouver. Travel time to/from downtown Vancouver (Waterfront station) is approximately 25 minutes.
  • Tickets can be purchased at any Canada Line station.

For more information visit the TransLink website.

Guests of Fairmont Vancouver Airport are eligible for a discounted overnight parking rate at Vancouver International Airport.

  • Self Parking at YVR Main Terminal Parkade: $28.50/night (including taxes) for hotel guests. If self parking, please see hotel reception upon arrival for payment.

Please note: The YVR Parkade has a vehicle height restriction of 6’6”. Should your vehicle be over this height, please park at the Cell Phone Waiting Area that is located across from JetSet Parking on Aviation Avenue just off North Service Road.

Valet Parking:

To ensure the health and safety of both guests and employees, YVR has suspended its Gateway Valet service that was previously located in front of the hotel. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

For more information about parking prices and locations, please visit the Vancouver International Airport website.

Fairmont Vancouver Airport is pleased to provide guests with limited mobility the convenience of door-to-gate service within Vancouver International Airport for departing flights. Our Airport Chauffeur service offers transfers in Fairmont Vancouver Airport’s golf cart and is currently available to in-house guests with limited mobility for transfers from the hotel to YVR’s International and Domestic pre-security departure level. Booking is based upon availability; advance reservations are highly recommended. Please note, Airport Chauffeur service is only available for guests departing the hotel. Please speak with your airline for transfers on arrival.

Road based transfers via shuttle or Lexus RX are available to YVR’s South Terminal and within Sea Island. Booking based upon availability; advance reservations highly recommended. To book, please contact us at [email protected].

Fairmont Vancouver Airport

Fairmont Vancouver Airport, your Gateway to Luxury, is situated within Vancouver International Airport, offering seamless travel and refined elegance. Enjoy our esteemed property while embracing the captivating beauty of the Pacific Northwest.

RBC Royal Bank
Walking Distance: 4 minutes
Walking Distance: 4 minutes
ICE Currency Exchange
Walking Distance: 2 minutes
CDS Baggage
Walking Distance: 5 minutes
Canada Post
Walking Distance: 4 minutes
Airport Fabricare Cleaners
Walking Distance: 4 minutes
Whistler Blackcomb

A world class resort for all seasons, Whistler Blackcomb has one of the longest ski and ride seasons in North America, as well as lift accessed mountain biking and alpine hiking in the spring, summer and fall.

Grouse Mountain

As Vancouver’s most popular attraction, Grouse Mountain is the only truly four-season destination in the lower mainland and features a wildlife refuge, vast selection of dining options, thrilling outdoor adventure, summer activities galore, the best in local snow sports…and much more.

Wreck Beach

This 7.8-kilometre (4.8-mile) long, secluded beach is Canada’s first and largest, legal, clothing-optional beach. Wreck Beach located at the western tip of Vancouver, adjacent to the University of British Columbia campus, down a long flight of steep stairs.

Spanish Banks

Spanish Banks is famous for its low tides which make for warmer swim temperatures on a rising tide and as a popular spot to watch the sunset. Dogs also love this park with a large area of beach set aside for your four-legged friends.

Kitsilano Beach

One of Vancouver’s most popular beaches! The park next to the beach is located between Arbutus and Balsam Street and features a bank of tennis courts and a salt water outdoor heated swimming pool open each summer.

False Creek Ferries

Take a cruise through the scenic urban waters of False Creek, with False Creek’s original ferry company. Offering friendly service and comfortable vessels, and the most routes and destinations in the area, False Creek Ferries is Vancouver’s favourite little ferry company.

Nitobe Memorial Garden

Nitobe Garden is considered to be the one of the most authentic Japanese gardens in North America and among the top five Japanese gardens outside of Japan. Nitobe Garden includes a rare authentic Tea Garden with a ceremonial Tea House.

Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden

Named the World’s Top City Garden by National Geographic, Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden is the first lassical Chinese Garden in all of Canada. The jade green pond, koi fish, collection of 150-year old miniature trees and tai hu rock imported from China, are some of the delights the Garden offers.

UBC Botanical Garden

Explore Canada’s oldest university botanical garden and immerse yourself in the world of wild-collected plants.

Bloedel Conservatory

Discover over 100 exotic birds and over 500 kinds of tropical plants inside the dome and then explore the fountains, gardens and sculptures around Queen Elizabeth Park. Easily accessed on the Canada Line from YVR.

VanDusen Botanical Garden

Explore VanDusen Botanical Garden, an inspiring 55 acre outdoor oasis with over 7,500 plant species and varieties. Spot and photograph local wildlife, enjoy the hedge maze with the kids and relax in a serene setting located in the heart of Vancouver.

Stanley Park

Ideally situated on a peninsula at the northwestern edge of downtown Vancouver, Stanley Park offers beaches, miles of well-maintained paved and dirt trails, and an array of can’t-miss kid-friendly spots. It is recognized as one of the greatest urban parks in the world.

Granville Island

The Granville Island Public Market acts as a hub of activity, but it’s also one of the city’s most important cultural districts with theatres, artisan workshops and craft studios.

Yaohan Centre

Yaohan Centre is one of the earliest Asian Malls developed in Richmond, B.C. and continues to be a popular retail destination where you can explore over 80 stores including a large supermarket that offers a wide range of Japanese and Chinese products.

Parker Place Mall

Parker Place Mall presents a unique collection of authentic Asian lifestyle shops and services, including a food course that echos Asia’s steam-shrouded hawker markets with mom-and-pop counters serving cuisines from Taiwan to Shanhai and from Vietnam to Hong Kong.

Aberdeen Centre

Aberdeen Centre’s unique fusion of East meets West shopping, dining, entertainment and service amenities include; nine full-service restaurants, an award-winning 800-seat food court and a variety of Arts & Cultural performances.

CF Richmond Centre

With over 200 stores and services, Richmond Centre is one of the Lower Mainland’s best shopping experiences. Visit stores like Hugo Boss, Aritzia, Sephora, Michael Kors, Topshop and The Bay.

Dumpling Trail

The Dumpling Trail is a collection of 15 restaurants serving up some of the most delectable dumplings this side of the Pacific.

McArthur Glen Designer Outlet Mall

Take the Canada Line two stops away to the McArthur Glen outlet mall for high street fashion brands.

Canada Line Station

Canada Line travels between Downtown Vancouver, the Vancouver International Airport (YVR) and Richmond.


A buzzing Downtown, iconic parks and Pacific Ocean beaches lined with mountain views – a recipe for the ideal holiday destination.


Richmond is a thriving city and home to Vancouver International Airport (YVR) where culture and character converge in a stunning setting.

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